Files with BAM extension might also be graphics resources from Baldur's Gate and other games based on Bioware's Infinity engine.

There are 2 other file types using
the BAM file extension!

bam icon.bam - Bob's Adlib music file format

empty icon.bam - OHRRPGCE music file

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BAM file - Bioware Infinity game engine graphics

What is bam file? How to open bam files?

File type specification:

Game file type icon Game file type

The BAM file extension was also used for one of the resource files in Bioware's Infinity game engine. A *.bam file contains animation and multi-frame graphics. Used in Baldur's Gate for example.

The default software associated to bam file type:

Baldur's Gate icon

BioWare logoBaldur's Gate  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:

Baldur's Gate is a famous computer role-playing game created by BioWare and released in 1998.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .bam file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .bam file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open bam file, edit bam file, convert bam file, view bam file, play bam file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

  • Others bam file

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with bam file - Bioware Infinity game engine graphics

Click on the software link for more information about Baldur's Gate. Baldur's Gate uses bam file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

Microsoft Windows:

Main software associated with bam file by default:
Baldur's Gate small icon Baldur's Gate
Other suggested software:
Baldur's Gate II small icon Baldur's Gate II
Icewind Dale
Planescape: Torment small icon Planescape: Torment

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